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Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci

New York Times, Thursday, April 1, 1993

Author:
Alfio Micci
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.71, Missing: { B J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 242 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Alfio Micci has 91 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
Jim Horne notes:

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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,850

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Across
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Perfume : ESSENCE
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Subway fares : TOKENS
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Loner : EREMITE
15
Pacific : IRENIC
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Painstaking : DILIGENT
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Play opener : SCENEI
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Sated : FULL
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Bar staple : ICE
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Freeway feature : RAMP
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Arcane : ESOTERIC
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Neighbor of Leb. : SYR
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Nuisance : PEST
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Uptight : TENSE
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"The Egg ___" : ANDI
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Samovar : URN
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Gloss : SHEEN
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"___ I am a man" : TODAY
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Olive or corn chaser : OIL
42
"___ clock scholar" : ATENO
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Spinning : AREEL
44
Pub quaff : ALE
46
Goad : PROD
47
Give a tenth : TITHE
48
Frankenstein's assistant : IGOR
49
Exclamation of disgust : UGH
50
Tortoise's relative : TERRAPIN
53
Actress in "Nana" : STEN
56
Clairvoyance, for short : ESP
57
Musical symbol : REST
61
Sign up : ENLIST
63
Swimmer's bane : UNDERTOW
67
A silverfish : TARPON
68
Part of HOMES : ONTARIO
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Stir : AROUSE
70
Dump : DISCARD
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Ruby or Frances : DEE
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Evergreens : FIRS
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Rubber trees : ULES
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Ade variety : LIME
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___ marbles : ELGIN
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List ender : ETC
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Born : NEE
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Meet anew : RESIT
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___-Magnon : CRO
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In trouble : UPTHECREEK
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Actress Meara : ANNE
12
Chow follower : MEIN
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Snapshots, briefly : PICS
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Badly in need : UPAGAINSTIT
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Gumshoe : TEC
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Raises : UPS
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Mountain: Comb. form : OREO
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Italian wine center : ASTI
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Actor Jeremy : IRONS
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Kind of bear : TEDDY
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Undecided : UPINTHEAIR
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Inexperienced : GREEN
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Sharpens : HONES
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Finished : DONE
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Soho so long : TATA
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Hard to hold : EELY
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Straw vote : POLL
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Pique : IRE
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___ Lanka : SRI
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Stage direction : ENTER
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Harsh : STERN
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Roscoe of old flicks : ATES
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Rave's partner : RANT
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Shield border : ORLE
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Pains : CARE
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Liberal group : ARTS
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Melee : RIOT
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Mayday : SOS
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Ho or Giovanni : DON
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Neither Dem. nor Rep. : IND
66
Jones preceder : DOW

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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